Tag Archives: Thomas Jefferson

From November 4, 2008 to November 6, 2012….

River going to take me, sing sweet and sleepy, Sing me sweet and sleepy all the way back home. It’s a far gone lullaby, sung many years ago. Mama, mama many worlds I’ve come since I first left home. Goin’ … Continue reading

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State of Emergency: Have you heard it all before?

  This week was the “week of action” organized by the California Teachers’ Association, which included a series of demonstrations, protests and rallies. While in some ways I find this kind of grass-roots action inspiring and invigorating, I found myself … Continue reading

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Edumacation: not a simple liberal ideal

“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and will never be.” ~ Thomas Jefferson There is much debate about the state of education these days, ironically more and … Continue reading

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